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2017

Ottawa Destinations

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Featured Destinations

TD Place at Lansdowne is the new home of Ottawa REDBLACKS, Ottawa Fury FC, and Ottawa 67’s. Ride any OC Transpo or STO bus to any TD Place event — just show your paper ticket or your e-ticket confirmation to the operator.

Destination by Category

Currently housed in the building are 26 independent arts organizations. Arts Court is home to a group of Ottawa’s professional arts producers and presenters including: the Ottawa Art Gallery, the Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, Ottawa Dance Directive, SAW Gallery, SAW Video, and Club SAW. A historic landmark downtown Ottawa, Arts Court continues to evolve as a vibrant hub for artists and audiences alike.

http://artscourt.ca/

Billings Estate National Historic Site

Billings Estate National Historic Site: Get There

The Billings Estate National Historic Site is a museum that showcases the history of one of Ottawa’s founding families.

http://ottawa.ca/en/residents/arts-heritage-and-culture/museums-and-historic-sites/billings-estate-national-historic

Bytown Museum

Bytown Museum: Get There

Located in the heart of downtown Ottawa, the BYTOWN MUSEUM explores the stories of an evolving city and its residents from its early days as Bytown to present day Ottawa. The Museum is located at the Rideau Canal’s Ottawa locks, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, between Parliament Hill and the Fairmont Château Laurier hotel — one of the most picturesque sites in the city.

http://bytownmuseum.com/

ByWard Market

ByWard Market: Get There

Located in Lowertown, the ByWard Market is surrounded by some of Ottawa’s most popular attractions such as the National Gallery, the Rideau Centre and Parliament Hill. Boasting over 88 restaurants, 23 night clubs and a local farmers market, it averages around 50,000 visitors per weekend.

http://www.byward-market.com

Canada Agriculture Museum

Canada Agriculture Museum: Get There

The Canada Agriculture Museum is a museum and working farm that offers exhibits about Canada’s agricultural past and present.

http://www.agriculture.technomuses.ca

Canada Aviation and Space Museum

Canada Aviation and Space Museum: Get There

When the Canada Aviation and Space Museum first opened at Uplands Airport in Ottawa in 1960, it presented one of three major collections owned by the Canadian government.

http://www.aviation.technomuses.ca/

Canada Science and Technology Museum

Canada Science and Technology Museum: Get There

The Canada Science and Technology Museum focuses on the role science plays in Canadian society.

http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/

Canadian Museum of Nature

Canadian Museum of Nature: Get There

The Canadian Museum of Nature is a natural history museum in Ottawa and is is affiliated with the Canadian Museums Association, the Canadian Heritage Information Network, and the Virtual Museum of Canada.

http://nature.ca/

The Canadian Tire Centre hosts all the home games of the Ottawa Senators. It is also the platform for musical artists. Check out the upcoming events below:

http://www.canadiantirecentre.com/

Canadian War Museum

Canadian War Museum: Get There

The Canadian War Museum houses exhibits focused on Canada’s military past.

http://www.warmuseum.ca

Carling Campus

Carling Campus: Get There

Central Experimental Farm

Central Experimental Farm: Get There

The Canada Agriculture Museum is living proof of the “Green Capital”. In fact, Ottawa is the only world Capital that has a working farm at its heart - the Central Experimental Farm.

http://www.agriculture.technomuses.ca/english/indexhpnagr.cfm

Centrepointe Theatre

Centrepointe Theatre: Get There

Located in Nepean near Baseline Station, the theatre is situated at Ben Franklin Place and can seat over 900 people. A multitude of talent has graced its stage including artists like Christopher Plummer, Sarah McLachlan, the Harlem Gospel Choir and Blue Rodeo.

http://www.centrepointetheatre.com

Centrally located in Ottawa's downtown core, City Hall is split into two sections. A new main entrance on Laurier Avenue and a heritage wing from the 19th century on Elgin Street.

http://www.ottawa.ca/en/city_hall/

Confederation Park

Confederation Park: Get There

As one of the Capital’s main event parks, Confederation Park is the site of special activities associated with events such as Winterlude, the Canada Day celebrations and the Ottawa International Jazz Festival. During non-event times, Confederation Park is an urban oasis where you can get away from the hustle and bustle of the busy downtown core.

http://ncc-ccn.gc.ca/places-to-visit/parks-paths-and-parkways/confederation-park

Cumberland Heritage Village Museum

Cumberland Heritage Village Museum: Get There

The Cumberland Heritage Village Museum is a multi-building historical museum depicting rural Canada in the 1920s and 1930s.

http://ottawa.ca/en/residents/arts-heritage-and-culture/museums-and-historic-sites/cumberland-heritage-village-museum

Located in the heart of Ottawa, Dow’s Lake is a popular destination throughout the year and boasts some of the most exciting seasonal events. Thousands of people congregate there in the winter for the Winterlude festival, and in the summer it becomes a fully functional marina with recreational equipment available for rent; including canoes, kayaks and paddleboats.

http://www.dowslake.com

With its close proximity to the airport, hotels and only 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa, the EY Centre is perfectly located to attract new business, entertainment and sporting events to Ottawa.

http://eycentre.ca/

Great Canadian Theatre Company

Great Canadian Theatre Company: Get There

Ottawa's Great Canadian Theatre Company, or GCTC for short, was established in 1975 by a group of professors and graduate students at Carleton University.

http://www.gctc.ca

Greyhound Bus Station

Greyhound Bus Station: Get There

Ottawa’s Greyhound Bus Station is the main terminal for all intercity Greyhound busses arriving in or leaving Ottawa.

http://www.ottawacentralstation.com/

Hog’s Back Park

Hog’s Back Park: Get There

Hog's Back Park is the ideal place for a quiet afternoon picnic and has a concession stand for snacks. Take a stroll through the park and enjoy its natural beauty and the views of Hog's Back Falls and the Rideau River.

The Park was developed in the 1950s and extends over 20.8 hectares. It is located on Hog's Back Road and Riverside Drive in Ottawa.

http://ncc-ccn.gc.ca/places-to-visit/parks-paths-and-parkways/hogs-back-park

La Cité

La Cité: Venue Info

Located in the heart of the Glebe, Lansdowne is a historically rich venue that has long been a big part of Ottawa’s identity. The redeveloped Lansdowne is now home to an 18-acre park, farmers’ market, shopping and more. Also located at Lansdowne is TD Place, home of the Ottawa RedBlacks, Ottawa Fury Fc, and Ottawa 67’s.

http://ottawa.ca/2/en/lansdowne-park

Laurier House National Historic Site of Canada

Laurier House National Historic Site of Canada: Get There

The Laurier House is the former residence of Sir Wilfred Laurier and the Rt. Hon. William Lyon Mackenzie King, which is now a historical venue.

http://www.pc.gc.ca

LeBreton Flats

LeBreton Flats: Get There

LeBreton Flats is one of the largest festival sites in Ottawa and is named after John LeBreton, a native of the Channel Islands and a prominent officer in the British army. Acquired by the National Capital Commission in 1962, the land is now used for a variety of events.

Located in a picturesque spot by the Canadian War Museum and the Ottawa River, this wide expanse of land is a perfect venue for festivals like Bluesfest.

http://ncc-ccn.gc.ca/places-to-visit/parks-paths-and-parkways/lebreton-flats-park

Library and Archives Canada (formerly National Archives of Canada)

Library and Archives Canada (formerly National Archives of Canada): Get There

Library and Archives Canada houses a vast collection of government records, archives and library material.

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca

Preston Street is known as Corso Italia – the heart of Ottawa’s Little Italy. The area is famous for its Italian heritage and events and has served as the first home for Ottawa’s Italian population in the past, present and future.

http://prestonstreetbia.com/

Home to great summer events such as the Tim Hortons Dragon Boat Festival and HOPE Volleyball Summerfest. Site of the Terry Fox Stadium.

National Arts Centre (NAC)

National Arts Centre (NAC): Get There

Located between Elgin Street and the Rideau Canal, the NAC sits in the heart of Ottawa and is home to the internationally acclaimed 61-member National Arts Centre Orchestra. It is the only multi-disciplinary, bilingual performing arts centre in North America, and hosts a variety of artistic events such as the Canada Dance Festival, concerts and theatrical performances.

http://www.nac-cna.ca/

National Gallery of Canada

National Gallery of Canada: Get There

Created in 1880, the National Gallery is among Canada's oldest national cultural institutions. Designed by famed architect Moshe Safdie, the Gallery's current building opened in 1988.

https://www.gallery.ca/

Nepean Museum

Nepean Museum: Get There

The Nepean Museum is a community-focused museum dedicated to preserving and communicating Nepean’s rich history.

http://www.nepeanmuseum.ca

Ottawa International Airport

Ottawa International Airport: Get There

The Ottawa International Airport is Ottawa’s main airport.

http://ottawa-airport.ca/

Parliament Hill

Parliament Hill: Get There

Located downtown and overlooking the Ottawa River, Parliament Hill is one of Ottawa’s most recognizable landmarks. It is the heart of Canada’s government and the focal point of national celebrations such as Canada Day. The grounds are open to visitors, and guided tours are available daily.

http://www.parl.gc.ca/Visitors/index-E.asp

The Ottawa Champions are an independent baseball franchise based here in the nation’s capital. Embarking on their inaugural season, the Champions are looking to become a threat in the Can-Am League immediately.

The team’s packed roster includes the veteran savvy of manager Hal Lanier, a former NL Manager of the Year in the MLB. It also includes local flare, with Gatineau-native Sebastien Boucher signing with the club. Boucher is the reigning Can-Am batting champion.

RCMP Musical Ride Centre

RCMP Musical Ride Centre: Get There

The Musical Ride provides the opportunity to experience the heritage and traditions of the RCMP. The riders act as ambassadors of goodwill who promote the RCMP's image throughout Canada and all over the world.

http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/en/ride-centre

Rideau Hall offers tours and hosts many events throughout the year.

http://www.gg.ca

Royal Canadian Mint

Royal Canadian Mint: Get There

The Royal Canadian Mint’s headquarters is located in a historic building in downtown Ottawa.

http://www.mint.ca

The Shaw Centre is located on Colonel By Drive, just south of Rideau Street, in the downtown core. This venue is used for a variety of events, including exhibits, conferences and meetings.

http://www.shaw-centre.com/

Shenkman Arts Centre

Shenkman Arts Centre: Get There

Opened on June 18, 2009, this is Ottawa’s only multidisciplinary arts facility offering services and programs in both English and French. The Centre, which is located in Ottawa East, is a creative hub where artists and audiences meet to create and explore the arts.

http://shenkmanarts.ca

TD Place at Lansdowne is the new home of Ottawa REDBLACKS, Ottawa Fury FC, and Ottawa 67’s. Ride any OC Transpo or STO bus to any TD Place event — just show your paper ticket or your e-ticket confirmation to the operator.

uOttawa

uOttawa: Venue Info

Vanier Museopark

Vanier Museopark: Get There

The Vanier Museopark is a francophone museum dedicated to preserving the French-speaking history of Ottawa.

http://museoparc.ca

Via Rail Station

Via Rail Station: Get There

The Via Rail Station is the main point of departure in Ottawa for travel by train.

http://www.viarail.ca/en/explore-our-destinations/stations/ontario/ottawa

Wesley Clover Parks

Wesley Clover Parks: Get There

Wesley Clover Parks, or simply The Parks, is an outdoor recreation and learning hub spanning 500 acres of Ottawa’s Greenbelt, just a short trip west of downtown

http://www.wesleycloverparks.com

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Get to an Event

Get travel plan to Ottawa Senators vs. Los Angeles Kings

Ottawa Senators vs. Los Angeles Kings

Tue Oct 24 at Canadian Tire Centre

400 series service will be in effect.

Get travel plan to Ottawa Senators vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Ottawa Senators vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Thu Oct 26 at Canadian Tire Centre

400 series service will be in effect.

Get travel plan to Music on a Mission

Music on a Mission

Fri Oct 27 at 3750 North Bowesville Road

Family Services Music Trivia Fundraiser, Oct. 27, 6 pm - 11 pm

Get travel plan to Ottawa RedBlacks vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Ottawa RedBlacks vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Fri Oct 27 at TD Place at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your printed or e-ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to Ottawa 67’s vs. Saginaw Spirit

Ottawa 67’s vs. Saginaw Spirit

Sat Oct 28 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to Vimy: Beyond the Battle

Vimy: Beyond the Battle

Apr 06 to Nov 12 at Canadian War Museum

Exhibition in the Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae Gallery

Get travel plan to Ottawa Fall National Women’s Show

Ottawa Fall National Women’s Show

Oct 21 to Oct 22 at EY Centre

Ultimate girl’s day out: fashion, food and fun all under one roof!

Get travel plan to Ottawa Fall Wedding Show

Ottawa Fall Wedding Show

Oct 21 to Oct 22 at EY Centre

A one-stop shop for any bride and groom for their big day!

Get travel plan to Ottawa Senators vs. Los Angeles Kings

Ottawa Senators vs. Los Angeles Kings

Tue Oct 24 at Canadian Tire Centre

400 series service will be in effect.

Get travel plan to Ottawa Senators vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Ottawa Senators vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Thu Oct 26 at Canadian Tire Centre

400 series service will be in effect.

Get travel plan to Music on a Mission

Music on a Mission

Fri Oct 27 at 3750 North Bowesville Road

Family Services Music Trivia Fundraiser, Oct. 27, 6 pm - 11 pm

Get travel plan to Ottawa RedBlacks vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Ottawa RedBlacks vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Fri Oct 27 at TD Place at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your printed or e-ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to Ottawa 67’s vs. Saginaw Spirit

Ottawa 67’s vs. Saginaw Spirit

Sat Oct 28 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to World of Dance Live!

World of Dance Live!

Mon Oct 30 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your printed or e-ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of event.

Get travel plan to Ottawa Senators vs Montréal Canadiens

Ottawa Senators vs Montréal Canadiens

Mon Oct 30 at Canadian Tire Centre

400 series service will be in effect.

Get travel plan to Ottawa 67’s vs.Barrie Colts

Ottawa 67’s vs.Barrie Colts

Fri Nov 03 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to Mistletoe & Ivy

Mistletoe & Ivy

Sat Nov 04 at 211 Bronson Avenue

Locally handcrafted goods and artisanal food and drinks

Get travel plan to Ottawa Storytellers Children’s Festival

Ottawa Storytellers Children’s Festival

Sat Nov 04 at Centrepointe Theatre

Free storytelling for children 4-12 and their parents.

Get travel plan to Ottawa 67’s vs. Sarnia Sting

Ottawa 67’s vs. Sarnia Sting

Sun Nov 05 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to IMPACT Wrestling’s Bound for Glory

IMPACT Wrestling’s Bound for Glory

Sun Nov 05 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your printed or e-ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of event.

Get travel plan to Theresa Caputo Live! ! L’experience

Theresa Caputo Live! ! L’experience

Thu Nov 09 at Canadian Tire Centre

400 series service will be in effect.

Get travel plan to Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

Thu Nov 09 at Canadian Tire Centre

400 series service will be in effect.

Get travel plan to Ottawa 67’s vs. Oshawa Generals

Ottawa 67’s vs. Oshawa Generals

Fri Nov 10 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to Ottawa 67’s vs. Hamilton Bulldogs

Ottawa 67’s vs. Hamilton Bulldogs

Sat Nov 18 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of game.

Get travel plan to Jess Moskaluke with The Washboard Union & JJ Shiplett

Jess Moskaluke with The Washboard Union & JJ Shiplett

Thu Nov 23 at Lansdowne

FREE service! Just show your printed or e-ticket to the driver 3 hrs before & up to 6 hrs after start of event.



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